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Colin Kaepernick’s career takes a knee

Colin Kaepernick’s career takes a knee

Mona Murhamer, Staff Writer

September 12, 2017


Filed under News

The 2017 NFL season kicked off on Sept. 7, and neglected bringing one of its greats along for the ride. Former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick officially took a knee on the season after being denied a contract with the Seattle Seahawks in June. The contract was instead given to Austin...

Belmont takes final steps towards affordable housing project

Belmont takes final steps towards affordable housing project

Alexander Derhacobian, Staff Writer

April 5, 2017


Filed under News, Top News

The Bay Area’s real estate bubble has led to a tremendous increase in housing costs and has affected countless residents. To help cure this crisis, the Belmont City Council has recently approved the construction of affordable housing units that have the potential of lowering housing costs for some...

March Madness hype takes over Carlmont

March Madness hype takes over Carlmont

Izzy Lunderman, Staff Writer

March 22, 2017


Filed under Campus

March is a time when the luck of the Irish clashes with March Madness. During March Madness, family, school, and even jobs are set aside to make basketball priority number one. “March Madness is a tournament that consists of the top 64 college basketball teams and takes place in March,” said...

Class of 2020 takes over Panda Express

Class of 2020 takes over Panda Express

Izzy Bruguera, Staff Writer

February 20, 2017


Filed under Campus

On Feb. 17, Carlmont students flooded Panda Express in support of their freshman class. After planning and advertising the event for weeks, freshmen Joe Sison and Rachel Amir Chatman held a fundraiser for the freshman class through Panda Express from 4 p.m. to 11 p.m. “We’re calling it a takeov...

JV Girls basketball takes home a win against Woodside

JV Girls basketball takes home a win against Woodside

Madeline Smith-Morton, Staff Writer

January 30, 2017


Filed under Sports

Right from the jump JV girls basketball team took the lead and held it against Woodside in their win on Jan. 27. The Scots' team went wild when sophomore Evelyn Gordy scored the first point. Carlmont would stay in the lead for the rest of the game.  Throughout the first quarter, Carlmont main...

Boys tennis takes a tough loss to Menlo-Atherton

Boys tennis takes a tough loss to Menlo-Atherton

Seiya Mirande, Staff Writer

March 2, 2016


Filed under Sports

Coming off a solid 5-2 win against San Mateo High School, the Carlmont boys tennis team could not repeat their successes and fell to Menlo-Atherton High School on Tuesday, March 1. Despite strong efforts from many of the players, the Bears swept the Scots 6-0. A big problem for the Scots was endurance....

ScotCenter: Varsity Girls Soccer Takes Down Aragon Dons – Bijan Khalili

ScotCenter: Varsity Girls Soccer Takes Down Aragon Dons – Bijan Khalili

Bijan Khalili

February 1, 2016


Filed under ScotCenter, Sports

Bijan Khalili reports on Varsity Girls Soccer against the Aragon Dons at home on January 29.

CTTA takes the spotlight

CTTA takes the spotlight

Jill Albertson, Staff Writer

December 11, 2015


Filed under A&E, Top News

The lights dim, the curtain opens, and a beautifully-lit stage appears, lined with holiday poinsettias and filled with 100 smiling performers staring back at the applauding audience. Have you ever taken a second to ask yourself how that all happened? The Carlmont Technical Theatre Association (...

JV football takes home their first shutout

JV football takes home their first shutout

Jiselle Vigil, Staff Writer

November 9, 2015


Filed under Sports

The Scots took home a win on Thursday, Nov. 5, against Cappuccino High. With a score of 23-0, running back sophomore Devon Sagon made the first touchdown that afternoon during the second quarter for Carlmont. "It felt good and made me more pumped up for the next play," said Sagon. During the second...

Pizza takes a bite out of America

Pizza takes a bite out of America

Karen Gao, Staff Writer

September 25, 2015


Filed under Multimedia

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